2009 State Profiles U.S. Department of Health and Human Services: Health Resources and Services Administration Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program
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In 2008, Ryan White programs served 6,494 duplicated clients in Wisconsin.

Number of Duplicated Clients Served, by HIV Status, 2008

Number of Duplicated Clients Served, by HIV Status, 2008
HIV Status Number Percentage
HIV Positive 4,790 74
HIV Negative 1,124 17
HIV Status Unknown 580 9
Total 6,494

Client Gender, by HIV Status5*

Client Gender, by HIV Status5*
Gender HIV Positive HIV Affected Total
(N) (%) (N) (%) (N) (%)
Male 3,276 69 889 52 4,165 64
Female 1,466 31 810 48 2,276 35
Transgender 37 1 ** ** 37 1
Total 4,779 1,699 6,478

NOTE: Percentages may not sum to 100 percent due to rounding.

*Gender was unknown or unreported for 11 clients.

^An affected client is a family member or partner of an infected client who received case management or other supportive services during the calendar year and is reported as HIV negative or HIV status unknown.

**Fewer than 10 clients reported. For confidentiality, cells with ‹10 clients are not included in the column, row, and percentage. For charting purposes, a fictitious value of 9 has been assigned.

Client Race/Ethnicity, by HIV Status5*

Client Race/Ethnicity, by HIV Status5*
Race HIV Positive HIV Affected Total
(N) (%) (N) (%) (N) (%)
White (not Hispanic) 1,875 41 288 19 2,163 35
African American (not Hispanic) 2,023 44 777 51 2,800 45
Hispanic 582 13 419 27 1,001 16
Asian 35 1 ** ** 35 1
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander 0 0 0 0 0 0
American Indian/Alaska Native 45 1 39 3 84 1
Multi-racial 61 1 12 1 73 1
Total 4,621 1,535 6,156

NOTE: Percentages may not sum to 100 percent due to rounding.

*Race was unknown or unreported for 180 clients.

^An affected client is a family member or partner of an infected client who received case management or other supportive services during the calendar year and is reported as HIV negative or HIV status unknown.

**Fewer than 10 clients reported. For confidentiality, cells with ‹10 clients are not included in the column, row, and percentage. For charting purposes, a fictitious value of 9 has been assigned.

Client Age, by HIV Status5*

Client Age, by HIV Status5
Age HIV Positive HIV Affected Total
(N) (%) (N) (%) (N) (%)
Under 2 years 45 1 23 1 68 1
2 - 12 years 46 1 533 31 579 9
13 - 24 years 244 5 681 40 925 14
25 - 44 years 2,243 47 341 20 2,584 40
45 - 64 years 2,126 44 99 6 2,225 34
65 years and older 85 2 20 1 105 2
Total 4,789 1,697 6,486

NOTE: Percentages may not sum to 100 percent due to rounding.

*Age was unknown or unreported for 8 clients.

^An affected client is a family member or partner of an infected client who received case management or other supportive services during the calendar year and is reported as HIV negative or HIV status unknown.

Household Income of Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program Clients, 20085

In 2008, 2,888 (44%) of the clients served had household incomes equal to or below the Federal Poverty Level (FPL). An additional 987 (15%) were between 101% and 200% of the FPL.

Insurance Status of HIV-Positive Clients, 20085*

Insurance Status of HIV-Positive Clients, 20085*
INSURANCE STATUS Number Percent
Private Insurance 961 23
Medicaid 1,472 34
Medicare 745 17
Other Public 555 13
Other Insurance 14 <1
No Insurance 520 12
Total 4,267

*Insurance status was unknown or unreported for 523 clients.

NOTE: Percentages may not sum to 100 percent due to rounding.

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